Acknowledgment of God


Religion Clauses

Article I, section 2.

All men shall be secure in the Natural right, to worship Almighty God according to the dictates of their own consciences.

Article I, section 3.

No law shall in any case whatever control the free exercise, and enjoyment of religeous (sic) opinions, or interfere with the rights of conscience.

Article I, section 4.

No religious test shall be required as a qualification for any office of trust or profit.

Article I, section 5.

No money shall be drawn from the Treasury for the benefit of any religeous (sic), or theological institution, nor shall any money be appropriated for the payment of any religeous (sic) services in either house of the Legislative Assembly.

Article I, section 6.

No person shall be rendered incompetent as a witness, or juror in consequence of his opinions on matters of religeon (sic); nor be questioned in any Court of Justice touching his religeous (sic) belief to affect the weight of his testimony.

Article I, section 7.

The mode of administering an oath, or affirmation shall be such as may be most consistent with, and binding upon the conscience of the person to whom such oath or affirmation may be administered.

Article X, section 2.

Persons whose religious tenets, or conscientious scruples forbid them to bear arms shall not be compelled to do so.



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